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Descriptor in English: Neuromuscular Diseases
Descriptor in Spanish: Enfermedades Neuromusculares
Descriptor in Portuguese: Doenças Neuromusculares
Descriptor in French: Maladies neuromusculaires
Entry term(s): Amyotonia Congenita
Benign Fasciculation-Cramp Syndrome
Benign Fasciculation-Cramp Syndromes
Cramp Fasciculation Syndrome
Cramp-Fasciculation Syndrome
Cramp-Fasciculation Syndromes
Fasciculation Cramp Syndrome, Benign
Fasciculation-Cramp Syndrome, Benign
Fasciculation-Cramp Syndromes, Benign
Foley Denny Brown Syndrome
Foley-Denny-Brown Syndrome
Neuromuscular Disease
Oppenheim Disease
Oppenheim's Disease
Oppenheims Disease
Syndrome, Cramp-Fasciculation
Syndrome, Foley-Denny-Brown
Syndromes, Cramp-Fasciculation
Tree number(s): C10.668
Scope note: A general term encompassing lower MOTOR NEURON DISEASE; PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; and certain MUSCULAR DISEASES. Manifestations include MUSCLE WEAKNESS; FASCICULATION; muscle ATROPHY; SPASM; MYOKYMIA; MUSCLE HYPERTONIA, myalgias, and MUSCLE HYPOTONIA.
Annotation: GEN; do not confuse xref AMYOTONIA CONGENITA with MYOTONIA CONGENITA
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
History Note: 1971; AMYOTONIA CONGENITA was heading 1963-96
DeCS UI: 9660
Descriptor UI: D009468
Date Established: 1971/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Neuromuscular Diseases - Preferred
Concept UI M0014726
Scope note A general term encompassing lower MOTOR NEURON DISEASE; PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; and certain MUSCULAR DISEASES. Manifestations include MUSCLE WEAKNESS; FASCICULATION; muscle ATROPHY; SPASM; MYOKYMIA; MUSCLE HYPERTONIA, myalgias, and MUSCLE HYPOTONIA.
Preferred term Neuromuscular Diseases
Entry term(s) Neuromuscular Disease
Foley-Denny-Brown Syndrome - Narrower
Concept UI M0337845
Preferred term Foley-Denny-Brown Syndrome
Entry term(s) Benign Fasciculation-Cramp Syndrome
Benign Fasciculation-Cramp Syndromes
Cramp Fasciculation Syndrome
Cramp-Fasciculation Syndrome
Cramp-Fasciculation Syndromes
Fasciculation Cramp Syndrome, Benign
Fasciculation-Cramp Syndrome, Benign
Fasciculation-Cramp Syndromes, Benign
Foley Denny Brown Syndrome
Syndrome, Cramp-Fasciculation
Syndrome, Foley-Denny-Brown
Syndromes, Cramp-Fasciculation
Oppenheim Disease - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0014725
Preferred term Oppenheim Disease
Entry term(s) Amyotonia Congenita
Oppenheim's Disease
Oppenheims Disease



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